Last Alteration: Sunday 07 April 2013

The Day of The Doctor

1 episode, broadcast: 23rd November 2013
Filming locations for the 50th Anniversary special.


Locations filmed for the story:
(list currently incomplete)
Ivy Tower
Neath
Filmed: 2 Apr 2013 Album

50th Anniversary Special
Gelligaer Common
Fochriiw, Merthyr
Filmed: 4 Apr 2013 Album

50th Anniversary Special
Tower of London
London
Filmed: 8 Apr 2013 Album

50th Anniversary Special
Trafalgar Square
London
Filmed: 9 Apr 2013

50th Anniversary Special
MOD Caerwent
Monmouthshire
Filmed: 10-12 Apr 2013

50th Anniversary Special
National Museum of Wales
Cardiff
Filmed: 15 Apr 2013 Album

50th Anniversary Special
Doctor Who Experience (10th Doctor TARDIS set)
Cardiff, Wales
Filmed: 16 Apr 2013 Album

50th Anniversary Special
Chepstow Castle
Chepstow, Monmouthshire
Filmed: 17 Apr 2013 Album

50th Anniversary Special
Cwmdare Street
Cardiff
Filmed: 2 May 2013 Album

50th Anniversary Special
Gladstone Primary School
Cardiff
Filmed: 2 May 2013 Album
Mamhilad Park Industrial Estate
Pontypool, Wales
Filmed: 3-5 May 2013 Album
In Studio:
»BBC Studios (Roath Lock), Cardiff Bay (Apr-May 2013)

Production Notes

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10 May 2013: "Sid" (set designer) reported that the prodution had now completed on the show: Dr Who 50th wrapped yesterday, moving to pastures new«

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5 May 2013: SFX maestro Danny Cohen reported that filming had now wrapped on the show: That's a wrap ! Dr who 50th Done !! Wow it's going to be epic !!!!!!!!!«, plus Marcus Wilson: Thank you to an amazing dedicated and talented cast and crew. That's a wrap on the anniversary - it will be special!«

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30 Apr 2013: Freema Agyeman and Noel Clarke were together, but probably wasn't for Doctor Who as seemed to be in London. Look who I'm with today! #Wife #Beautiful #DrWho #Freema #TheCarrieDiaries #Clarke http://instagram.com/p/YuyEkYo911/« Ha ha! Deez guys!!! @NoelClarke http://twitter.com/FreemaOfficial/status/329233878235619330/photo/1«

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30 Apr 2013: Suggestion of filming in Caerphilly: Just to find out Doctor who has been filming like 25 minutes from my house....what is life !!!« Caerphilly in Wales :/« a graveyard :s« it's in my local newspaper because they're filming in Wales etc«

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19 Apr 2013: Filming was at the BBC Studios (Roath Lock) studios, Billie Piper double Louise Eastell: At the bbc being Billie pipers double...on set with her, David Tennant and co. omg. Can't quite believe it!«

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14 Apr 2013: Reports of filming taking place but no indication as to where it was: Filming with dad today, oh the joy-_-« With one of the actresses that was Doctor Who's assistant;o #filming«

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14 Apr 2013: Some signage spotted but no filming confirmed: @drwhofilming unit signs along wentloog ave b4239. ending at Norcross farm:-)« @drwhofilming loc2 signs ending at lambs way opp city dump. :-)can't see any filming today«

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11 Apr 2013: Unconfirmed filming: @EmmaPayneVee doctor who is being filmed in auntie Sara's street! Omfg!!!«

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7 Apr 2013: With filming in London it was believed that they'd be at Brandon Estate, but checks seems to reveal nothing there. @drwhofilming Nothing on Brandon Estate as of 5m ago: http://t.co/DeB2ZWVMEk« @garyskirk Seems the reports were wishful thinking in the end (or chinese whispers). Thanks for checking. @Lotsofskinnies«

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6 Apr 2013: Unconfirmed filming in Monmouth: They're filming Doctor Who« Do you know how exciting this is« @Ambibug like down the road there was a lorry with Doctor Who stuff on it outside this morning« They were filming @DoctorWho_BBCA in the Raduni curry place in Monmouth, wondering what they were doing!:( @mattsmith_dw SHOWTIME«

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5 Apr 2013: BBC Tony Hall blog - BBC DG visits the set of Doctor Who!

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5 Apr 2013: Maybe filming around Caerphilly: A suggestion of filming in the Caerphilly area today, but no confirmation at present. #dwsr« (could just be confusion over yesterday though ...) #dwsr«

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4 Apr 2013: BBC News - Report on the BAFTA awards, also mentioning John Hurt: "Hurt revealed he had come to the event from filming Doctor Who, for its 50th anniversary, in Cardiff."

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3 Apr 2013: There were reports of filming in the Merthyr/Tredegar area, though nothing was confirmed in the end.

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9 Mar 2013: Potential filming on Ogmore Beach reported: Can't believe #DrWho is filming right now on #Ogmore beach! Such a random place to bump into #MattSmith in the dark! Lol«

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10 Jan 2013: Potential filming suggested by Craig Rogers at his father's place of work: Dad just said that Doctor Who may be filming the 50th anniversary in his works and I may be able to be an extra. Life = MADE.« @givernybee Deadly serious! There's something like a 1 in 9 chance they'll film there though, they have before.«

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